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  • Talking About Religion? Watch Your Language!

    By Charlotte Gordon

    The five children of her parents' interfaith marriage have made different choices, so they have to be careful about how they talk about Judaism and Christianity.

    Date: 01-13-2009
  • Bat Mitzvah... Then What?

    By Hedi Molnar

    A Jewish daughter of Holocaust survivors and her Italian Catholic husband are extremely proud of their Jewish Chinese daughter for continuing her Jewish education.

    Date: 10-24-2008
  • Divorce, Interfaith Style

    By Margery Rose-Clapp

    Her divorce was amicable, but she wondered what role religion played in it--especially when her ex-husband seemed less than enthusiastic about taking their daughter to Shabbat services.

    Date: 06-08-2009
  • Talking About Death and Mourning

    By InterfaithFamily

    A packet of articles on death and mourning in interfaith families to stimulate discussion, with values-clarification questions included.

    Date: 12-28-2009
  • Something Like An Interfaith Family

    By Monica Raymond

    A film about a Puerto Rican family at Christmas features Debra Messing as a Jewish daughter-in-law.

    Date: 12-19-2008
  • We Aren't Religious. At All. No, Really.

    By Joy Fields

    In their mixed, mainly secular family, Passover is special.

    Date: 08-01-2012
  • So You Think You Can December Like Us?

    By Cassie Havel Morgenstern

    It's tough to negotiate holidays in an interfaith family. Now try an interfaith couple with two sets of divorced parents.

    Date: 12-04-2009
  • Out of the Desert

    By Sara Davies

    She always knew that her mother's family was Jewish and that her father's family wasn't, and didn't like Jews.

    Date: 07-15-2009
  • Songs From Both Sides

    By Dan Bindschedler

    A musical memorial service at his mother's childhood synagogue helped this young musician understand the impact of his childhood in an interfaith family on his spirituality.

    Date: 03-08-2010
  • Diversity at the Table

    By Rachel Baruch Yackley

    A Passover seder where Jews sit down with Catholics, Episcopalians, Rastafarians and other family members to celebrate our freedom to live together.

    Date: 03-15-2010

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